Youth Spring

Nurturing Youth Well-Being

  • (This story by Dr. Nazneen Ali, is inspired by her experience as a Junior Resident, in a private hospital in Kerala. It is loosely based on a 70 yrs old patient, who was diagnosed with dementia. She was unable to remember her own children and would often repeat the same words and sentences. Despite all this she would remember and sing entire songs from old movies, without missing a single […]

  • “Conducting the campaign on our campus was a truly wonderful experience because we were able to reach a large number of people. Our main aim was to reduce the stigma against seeking help during a crisis. We are truly grateful to have had the opportunity to do so. It took the hard work of all the team members, our classmates and the support of our professors to make this successful. […]

  • “Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny” (C.S.Lewis) There are people in life who inspire you in many different ways and you can actually look upon them as your idol. For me, it was my Grandfather. He was the most Amazing person in my life. He taught me things I still continue to follow. The most positive person and kind by heart. He was a giver. I have […]

  • Gayathri Devadasan  ______________________________________________________________ I am inspired by the workshop and seriously want to volunteer for mental health in the coming months! I am looking forward to engaging with more and more ways in which we (as the youth of today) can work towards eliminating stigma and building mental health in our society!

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  • Pratheksha K.M ______________________________________________________________ I am happy to inform you that I was able to finish all the 40 cards which were sent. Sharing my experience, it was a very good one. I learnt few things and got to know what people think about mental health and road safety and what each one has in their mind. Lot of them appreciated the idea of making aware about road safety and mental […]

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  • Devaraju Kadari ______________________________________________________________ I was fortunate to be the part of the positive psychology project. I am very much interested in doing research in positive psychology. So, I am very happy to share my views related to the responses which I got from the people whom I contacted through e-mail and even personally. Some of them felt happy and even mailed me their feedback also. I also went to one […]

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  • Aditi Bhartiya ______________________________________________________________ It was really lovely to be a part of Reach Out Drive. I believe the project for enhancing awareness is a valuable effort. I got the opportunity to meet the students from a small town called Damua at Chhindwara district in Madhya Pradesh and I talked about Mental Health and Road safety to them. They could not fill the commitment form but I am glad that they […]

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  • Manjari ______________________________________________________________ It was a wonderful experience volunteering for this campaign. This gave a unique opportunity to interact with different kind of people from all walks of life. Most of them were enthusiastic and listened patiently. Some of them showed interest in knowing more about the campaign and listened to the facts stated in the card. Some of them shared their experiences and instances where they had seen their near […]

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  • Simran Chatha ______________________________________________________________ It has been an amazing experience to be a part of the REACH OUT campaign. I did not know that sharing views about mental health would be so rewarding. This experience was indeed rich in knowledge and experience. I started with the statistics given on the card and soon saw myself involved in a deep conversation with many people. Some people were really interested to know more […]

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  • Deepak Kumar M. Phil Clinical Psychology, 2nd Year PGIBAMS, Raipur (C.G) __________________________________________________ It feels me immense pleasure to share my gratitude to the whole team of Positive Psychology @ NIMHANS CENTRE FOR WELL BEING! for conducting such a meaningful program which starts with the awareness of these two issues on ground level/base level and ends up with the heights of the sky/top level in various communities which seems definitely fruitful to peoples […]

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